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English Definitionstage; section; phase; period
Simplified Script阶段
Traditional Script階段
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝ ㄉㄨㄢˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)gaai1dyun6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
jiērank or step; stairs
duànparagraph; section; segment; stage (of a process); measure word for stories, periods of time, lengths of thread, etc.; (Chinese surname)

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Words With Same Head Word    
阶级jiējí(social) class; caste
阶层jiēcénghierarchy; stratum; social class
阶乘jiēchéngthe factorial of a number, e.g. 5! = = 120
阶地jiēdìterrace (geography)
阶梯jiētīflight of steps; (fig.) a means of advancement; stepping stone
Words With Same Tail Word    
手段shǒuduànmethod; means (of doing something); strategy; trick
身段shēnduàna woman's physique; figure; posture on stage
不择手段bù zé shǒuduànby fair means or foul; by hook or by crook; unscrupulously
中段zhōngduànmiddle section; middle period; middle area; mid-
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